|Updated: 5/01/2012 5:51 pm
||Published: 5/01/2012 5:50 pm
PINE BLUFF, AR – An 18-year-old wanted in connection with a shooting incident at Pine Bluff High School last Friday has been captured by police.
Devonte Parker was arrested near Dumas Tuesday afternoon. According to the Pine Bluff Police Department, Parker was tracked to the Mitchellville community, north of Dumas. Police say they had to chase Parker through a wheat field for a short time before they captured him.
The Dumas Police, the Desha County Sheriff’s Office, and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission assisted in the arrest.
Parker was wanted for unlawful discharge of a firearm from a vehicle and possession of a firearm on school property. Nobody was injured in the shooting.